Imo Election: LP’s Achonu, Supporters Storm INEC Headquarters, Demand CTC

The candidate of the Labour Party (LP) in the November 11, 2023 Imo State governorship election, Athan Achonu, on Thursday, led his supporters to protest the outcome of the poll at the national headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abuja.

Achonu and his supporters stormed the headquarters of the electoral commission around 12 noon and alleged that the results announced by the commission was different from what INEC had on its server.

The placard-carrying protesters, therefore, demanded that the electoral umpire release the Certified True Copies (CTCs) of all election documents.

Some of the visibly agitated LP supporters had placards with inscriptions such as ‘Hear the people’s voice’, ‘Give out the CTC for Imo State’, amongst others.

INEC had on Monday said the party had right to request for CTC of documents and “would work assiduously to issue them“.

However, days after, Achonu and his supporters accused INEC